A far-future posthuman story featuring nanotechnology and strong AI“Bits of this novel may offend you. If that is the case, please remember that there's an "off" switch attached: if you don't like it, don't read it. Please also remember that this is a work of fiction. Attitudes, beliefs, and actions espoused in it bear no relation to reality whatsover.” Topics: Nanotechnology, Science Fiction, AI, Space warfare
The bestselling and award-winning author continues his stunning epic series: a vast panorama of galactic civilization and apocalyptic war. "A rip-roaring space opera full of mystery, adventure, and suspense."--"Science Fiction Chronicle." Topics: Life on other planets, Space warfare, Life on other planets, Space warfare
bySmith, E. E. (Edward Elmer), 1890-1965; Wessolowski, Hans Waldemar, 1893-1947 [Illustrator]
Book from Project Gutenberg: Skylark Three Library of Congress Classification: PS Topics: Science fiction, Space ships -- Fiction, Space warfare -- Fiction Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/21051
bySpires, David N; Bradley, George W; Sturdevant, Rick W; Eckert, Richard S; United States. Air Force Space Command
Contents Foreword xi Preface xiv Editor's Note xix Introduction. The Dawn of the Space Age 1 Arnold and von Karman Form a Partnership 2 NACA and the Rocketeers Lay the Groundwork 3 Rocketeers Lead the Way 4 Wartime Provides the Momentum-Arnold and von Karman Establish the Foundation 7 1. Before Sputnik: The Air Force Enters the Space Age, 1945-1957 13 Rand Proposes a World-Circling Spaceship 14 The Air Force Shuns Ballistic Missiles 16 Ballistic Missiles Receive New Life 21 The Air Force... Topics: United States. Air Force, Space Warfare, Astronautics, Military -- United States, Space Weapons,...
"The General series was originally published as five separate novels: The Forge, The Hammer, The Anvil, The Steel, and The Sword. Warlord contains half of the Raj Whitehall saga, which will be concluded in the second omnibus volume, Conqueror." Topics: Life on other planets, Space warfare, Generals, Science fiction, American, War stories, American,...
Fully integrating the space cadre into the US Air Force, perhaps even to the point that one day an Air and Space Combat Command exists within the US Air and Space Force, will require that proponents of space-based combat power overcome a wide range of obstacles, none of which are entirely new. The space cadre can solve these problems more easily if it learns the hard-won lessons of its many predecessors. Space-based combat power and its associated space cadre are just recent innovations... Topics: DTIC Archive, Szafranski, Richard, Kidd, Donald, AIR UNIV MAXWELL AFB AL AIRPOWER JOURNAL, *SPACE...
The third novel in the "New York Times" bestselling author's sci-fi epic. "Crackling with energy and buzzing with action ... A Nebula Award nominee, Anderson may well win one on the strength of this series."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review Topics: Science Fiction - Series, Science Fiction - Space Opera, Fiction / Science Fiction / General,...
In future conflicts, military space forces will likely face challenges ranging from defending against opposing systems to dealing with rapidly changing technology and support needs. The Air Force describes its vision for responding to these challenges as operationally responsive space (ORS). Operation Desert Storm and Iraqi Freedom clearly demonstrated the force-multiplication effect of space systems on US military capabilities. Precision-guided munitions; global, high-speed communications; and... Topics: DTIC Archive, Doggrell, Les, AIR UNIV MAXWELL AFB AL AIRPOWER JOURNAL, *MILITARY CAPABILITIES,...
In the deep, dark depths of space, unmanned spacecraft go about their business collecting intelligence information on US military forces. This information, collected and analyzed, could tip the balance of power in a conflict. Imagine the chaos that would result if the satellite did not function as expected-remote-sensing satellites blinded to the changes happening on Earth and communication satellites without signals to relay back to the ground station. The civilian term for intentionally... Topics: DTIC Archive, Page, Joseph T., AIR UNIV MAXWELL AFB AL AIRPOWER JOURNAL, *RECONNAISSANCE...
byDennis M. Bushnell for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dennis M. Bushnell, "Future Strategic Issues/Future Warfare [Circa 2025]" (sic), NASA Langley Research Center (National Aeronautics and Space Administration), July 2001, 113 pp.; PDF, 1400357 bytes, MD5: c833f3fbc55d07fe891f5f4df5fb2f57. The aforesaid PDF was found on the US Department of Defense's Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) website, as archived by the following Internet Archive URL:... Topics: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA, transhumanism, superhumanism, posthumanism,...